10 carpet, rug cleaning secrets

New Delhi, Jan 27:When its come to carpet or rugs cleaning, chances are there is a lot learn. Use a light vacuum and avoid keeping furniture with razor sharp legs on top of them, says an expert.

So, here are the tips to learn how to deal with carpet cleaning and care problem.

1.Clean your rug regularly, use light vacuum – it prevents impurities from becoming embedded in the rug. You can also use walk-off mats at all entrances to absorb soil and moisture.

2.In case of water or liquid spillage, place towels or cloth over wet area and put pressure with a heavy object and leave overnight.

3.Rugs should be dried on both front and back sides.

4.When keeping a rug for a long time, it must be rolled with the front side and kept with cloth wrapping, and not folded.

5.For a food spill, gently remove as much solid material as you can with a spoon, or a dull knife. Add water and blot, using detergent sparingly if needed. Then, using the highest suction function, vacuum back and forth, adding more water to the stain as you go until completely clean.

6.Avoid keeping furniture with razor sharp legs on top of a rug.

7.Avoid lingering direct exposure to sunlight with blinds, shades, etc.

8.Remove as much of food leaks as possible by rubbing gently with a spoon or dull knife.

9.Rotate or re-position your rug every six months to enable even wear and fading on the surface and extend the life of the rug.

10.Once in every two years consider expert cleaning service.

Wefornews Bureau

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